Lori Switzler, office manager, has been employed with WSCAT since April 2014. Lori takes care of the financial functions such as payroll, accounts payable, budgets, and file management. Along with these duties, she assists the staff with other functions, which include client recruitment, outdoor market setup, and coordinating summer youth tasks. She began working as a tax preparer with WSCAT’s AARP tax aide program in 2014. Lori previously worked with the Warm Springs Finance department for 15 years, and was also the office manager for the Warm Springs Social Services department for 2 years. Lori is in pursuit of an associate’s degree in business specializing in accounting. Her other passion is learning Kiksht, one of the tribal languages in danger of becoming extinct. Lori has two daughters and three small dogs, all whom live in beautiful Warm Springs.